Client-gown preservation guide
There are a few precautionary steps that the client can
take to ensure that the gown remains preserved during the many
years in storage:
Never store your gown in a damp/moist area or in an area with lots of
light. Moisture can cause the gown to build up mold or mildew, leading
to permanent yellow and brown stains. A dark, cool and dry area is
Periodically inspect the gown approximately once a year(2 years max).
Simply remove the gown from the box and check for any "oxidation"
spots. Oxidation spots are light yellow spots that may occur from
moisture condensation in the box. By taking the gown out of the box
you also allow the softly folded parts of the gown to relax. This
ensures that the gown does not develop any permanent creases.
Once you are finished the inspection, place the gown back in the box
just as it was before you took it out. Be careful not to put any sharp
folds in the gown when doing so to avoid the development of any